Sunday 26 October 1997
It was Sunday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Bill Clinton (Democratic).
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Something About The Way You Look Tonight by Elton John.
In UK Something About The Way You Look / Candle In The Wind by Elton John was in the top 5 hits.
Different from the Others, directed by Richard Oswald, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1997
while Deja Dead by Kathy Reichs was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Atheist Experience.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DemonStar or TOCA Touring Car Championship.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 October 1997 ?
- Nauru - Angam Day
- Austria - National Day: Anniversary of the Declaration of Neutrality (1955)
- Also see October 26 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- St. Quadragesimus
- St. Rusticus
- St. Gibitrudis
- St. Fulk
- St. Eadfrid
- St. Demetrius (aka St. Dimitrios) of Thessaloniki
- St. Cuthbert
- St. Cedd
- St. Alfred the Great
- Roman festivals - first day of Ludi Victoriae Sullanae (until 1 November)
- R.C. Saints - October 26th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Bean
- St. Evaristus
- St. Lucian
- St. Albinus
- St. Rogatian
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- Joe Cinque: Australian civil engineer murdered by Anu Singh (Born 1978).
- Bill Glasson wins Las Vegas Golf Invitational
- Nichirei LPGA International
- World Series: Florida Marlins beat Cleveland Indians, 4 games to 3
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1997 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Elton John - Something About The Way You Look Tonight
- Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997
- Usher - You Make Me Wanna..
- LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live
- Boyz II Men - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness
- Allure - All Cried Out
- Mariah Carey - Honey
- The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
- Jewel - Foolish Games
- Somethin' For The People - My Love Is The Shhh!
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Sport Games on 26 October 1997
- Atlanta Falcons - Carolina Panthers : 12 - 21
- Baltimore Ravens - Washington Redskins : 20 - 17
- Cincinnati Bengals - New York Giants : 27 - 29
- Dallas Cowboys - Philadelphia Eagles : 12 - 13
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- FC Koln - Stuttgart : 4 - 2
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Dusseldorf - Wattenscheid : 2 - 0
- Greuther Furth - Leipzig : 3 - 0
- Gutersloh - Uerdingen : 1 - 1
- Mainz - Nurnberg : 2 - 5
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Ath Madrid - Espanol : 0 - 2
- Barcelona - Santander : 2 - 0
- Betis - Compostela : 1 - 0
- Salamanca - Zaragoza : 1 - 2
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